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crawfoll in Spartanburg, South Carolina

Spartanburg and Greenville area friends

If you live in the Greenville and Spartanburg area and would like to study for the exam contact me or post a message.

Bren0513 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Difficulty finding employment due to a disability

I obtained my BSW in 2012 and my BA in 2013. I have a vision impairment which prevents me from being able to get a drivers license, and this has...

ElizaQu in Bronx, New York

Updated 22 months ago

why are RNs offered the same jobs as LCSW??? - 5 Replies

No disrespect to RNs. They do a wonderful job and are very important to society. However, as I person who is pursing my masters in social work (then...

deedee1124 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 22 months ago

Completing my MSW, when to start looking for a job? - 1 Reply

I am currently in my last semester of my MSW and have some questions about finding a job. I plan to take the licensing exam in March and hopefully...

ProspectiveMSW in South Lyon, Michigan

Reputation of MSW Programs in Michigan?!

Greetings! I'm interested in input on the reputation of different MSW programs in Michigan. I'm not interested in "rankings", but rather, I'm...

Social Worker 2013 in Columbia, Missouri

Updated 22 months ago

DSW vs PhD - 1 Reply

What have you all heard about some of the advanced social work clinical doctorates programs? University of Pennsylvania and Rutgers are both offering...

angiee in Mexico

Updated 23 months ago

Social Work in Mexico City - 5 Replies

Hello all, I hold a MSW from an American school, and am now living in Mexico City. I have had a very hard time finding employment here. My Spanish...

rayray in Long Beach, California

Updated 24 months ago

MSW without a BSW... thoughts? - 2 Replies

I'm coming to the end of my political science degree, but have been thinking about social work for over a year; I didn't want to to switch programs...

Ann12345 in Schaumburg, Illinois

Updated 24 months ago

Maybe I need to re-think this. - 1 Reply

I've been reading on the forum for some time now. I'm a homemaker, now single, and want to find a job other than retail which pays ZILCH. I have... in Vancouver, Washington

Updated 24 months ago

Preparing to take the LCSW exam - 2 Replies

I believe that I am a "seasoned" social worker practicing in the field with a Masters and License since 1987. I have practiced in various settings ,...

cindy9 in Texas

Question about changing LCSW supervisor

I just started with my LCSW supervision not too long ago but I am thinking about changing supervisors. How would I go about that? Do I have to submit...

BrittanyVThomas in Lafayette, Indiana

Updated 24 months ago

MSW in New York - 1 Reply

Hi. I'm currently working in the financial services industry and need a career change (not what I want to do). I have friends who are...

Jaya Jagannath

Here is Practical Explanation about Next Life, Purpose of Human Life, philosophical/religious facts, theories etc.

___________________________ *********** Practical Explanation ( For Example ) :- `1st of all can you tell me every single seconds detail from that...

Social Worker 2013 in Warrensburg, Missouri

Updated 25 months ago

Can an MSW start a consulting business without the LCSW? - 1 Reply

I am an MSW who has been working in the field for a few years but was not able to get my LCSW for various reasons. However, I have great experience...

rach in Long Beach, California

Updated 25 months ago

social work or OT - 5 Replies

I would like to hear from social worker or OT in Washington DC,Maryland and Virginia area.I'm deciding to change my career between social work or...

Social Worker 2013 in Warrensburg, Missouri

Updated 25 months ago

MSW What Would You Do? - 1 Reply

Hi, I just received my MSW this past April and it's been HELL trying to get a job in social work. I've been turned down for jobs time after time....

Linda in Stonington, Connecticut

Updated 26 months ago

Social work and working abroad? - 1 Reply

Does anybody have any experience/know anything about being a social worker in different countries? I am currently working an a double bachelors in...

JC BritishSW in Menlo Park, California

Registering as an ASW in California

Hi I am a British social worker with a masters degree from a university in the UK. My husband and I have recently relocated to the Bay Area and I...

Linda in Vancouver, Washington

Updated 27 months ago

RN, BSN interested in MSW - 6 Replies

hi everyone, I have been an RN, BSN for nearly 5 years and am considering a career change. I have always been interested in MSW but my mom always...

terrified student in Raritan, New Jersey

Do I even have a chance?

I am an incoming junior in college that has recently decided since this summer that I wanted to apply into a social work program to earn a BSW....

Meme in Hawthorn North, Australia

2 years qualified no experience social work

Hi all. I am 2 years qualified with a BA Hon Social Work degree (uk) but have no post qualification experience. I was just wondering the likelihood...

Charlotte in Peterborough, United Kingdom

Updated 28 months ago

Finding a social work job with UK MSW qualifications - 207 Replies

I am American but I obtained my MSW in Scotland. I plan on moving back to Los Angeles to start working as a social worker. I am wondering if anyone...

NikkiMsw13 in Miami, Florida

taking a job as a case manager when I get MSW in 4 months

Hi!! I need advice! I'm 22 years old, MSW student in Miami,FL. I will be getting my MSW in four months and currently I work in a dead beat job that's...

J.A.M.M in Langley, British Columbia

Canadian BSW graduate thinking about working in Australia as a Social worker

Hello, I am planning to visit Melbourne Australia in September and I was wondering what's the best way of getting informational interviews from...

findjob in North Carolina

Updated 29 months ago

Feel Stuck - 1 Reply

Hi everyone, I just need to hear some thoughts. I gradated from a well-distinguished social work program and have worked hard my entire life. I...

KaraTN in Nashville, Tennessee

Help Needed: Social Work Job Abroad in Ireland or UK

I am a LMSW with four years of post-graduate experience, primarily in substance abuse treatment/counseling and case management, and I will be sitting...

Charlotte in San Antonio, Texas

Gerontology or Forensic/Criminal Justice? Anyone with input on either specialization?

I am considering a career in Social Work and I have been thinking hard about what I could see myself doing as far as an actual job. I think that...

hell0 in Grosse Pointe, Michigan

Updated 30 months ago

Social work or accounting? - 6 Replies

I know this probably sounds like a strange question, considering they are such different fields. But I have my reasons for asking: First of all, I...

Sinaa in Bochum, Germany

Updated 31 months ago

Im a German Social Worker looking into jobs in Northern California / Bay Area. - 7 Replies

Hi Guys, I am a German social worker, working with teenager here in Berlin. Im working in a (kind of) youth center / school. In fact our youth...

Jacky in Everett, Washington

Updated 31 months ago

Is it even worth it? - 2 Replies

I chose social work as my major for my undergrad. Unlike many people who chose the field because they like children and helping people, I chose it...

JediCandy in Wyandotte, Michigan

Updated 31 months ago

Hope for Social Workers? - 3 Replies

I'm not one, but I was thinking of becoming one. I'm a graduate of an MLT program and am considering majoring in Social Work this time around. I'm...

Former Child Welfare Worker in Oakland, California

Updated 31 months ago

Who has worked in Child Protective Services? - 1 Reply

I am *considering* doing this, but am a bit nervous because I have heard a lot of horror stories. The state also will pay for a large portion of my...

traceyhayes1972 in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Updated 32 months ago

Social Work vs School Psychology - 2 Replies

Which job has better prospects, pay, and which is more fun/stress-free/satisfying?

chrisann in Windsor, Ontario

Job Opportunities in Georgia

Just finishing my BSW and thinking about Georgia. What are the job opportunities there and what is the pay like with a BSW? Thanks all!

MC in Chicago, Illinois

Social Workers looking to move, which cities are good for SW?

My wife and I are both Social Workers and are looking to move. We are thinking to move to a few different cities, we are thinking Seattle, WA;...

Sue in Fargo, North Dakota

Updated 32 months ago

License reciprocity? - 1 Reply

Does anyone here know how it works (typically) when you want to be licensed in two different states? I'm guessing if one state requires 3000...

VFB in Illinois

Updated 32 months ago

LGSW - 1 Reply

I just passed the ASWB exam in Maryland and submitted paperwork my license. I work in Virginia, but will be licensed in Maryland. Can I still use my...

Matt in Norman, Oklahoma

Question about a career in Non Profit with a MSW

If all goes well, I will graduate next spring with my MSW with a concentration in Administration & Community Practice. Recently, I have had an urge...

Matt in Norman, Oklahoma

Question about a career in Non Profit with a MSW

If all goes well, I will graduate next spring with my MSW with a concentration in Administration & Community Practice. Recently, I have had an urge...

Hall in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 33 months ago

Geriatric Social Workers Out There !??! - 1 Reply

Hello I'm 22 and sooo frustrated what career I want I know I love the geriatric population because I used to work in a nursing home. I used to love...

Tom in Richardson, Texas

Social Work vs School Psychology

Which job has better prospects, pay, and which is more fun/stress-free/satisfying?

my0my in Hayward, California

MSW and the Uncertainties [East Coast Programs!]

Hi I am finishing up my undergrad this June with a double major in Sociology and Criminal Justice. I am currently holding a 2.9 cumulative GPA. I...

Nikkiiiiiiiii in Warwick, New York

How much do Geriatric Social Workers make?

Hello all, I'm currently 22 and still going to school, very frustrating as I'm not really sure what I want to do. I know I want a good job to help...

Lauren in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania

Updated 34 months ago

msw - 1 Reply

I am looking into getting my masters in social work online, can anyone suggest some good schools?

Lauren in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania

Updated 34 months ago

clinical Social Work salary in nyc - 2 Replies

Hi,I currently have BA degree in psychology, i love the field and want to get into clinical social work. I have done some research and have found...

MHLMSW in Westchester, New York

Socia Worker Liability insurance

Hello all--I'm currently looking to purchase Social Worker Liability Insurance and I'm searching for the "ballpark amount" of what it would cost....

jcslmsw in New York, New York

Updated 34 months ago

Social Work in Colorado - 2 Replies

My wife and I plan to move Colorado in 6 months. We don't know a whole lot about Social Work in Colorado and we want to make sure that opportunities...

jcslmsw in New York, New York

Updated 34 months ago

Need guidance in choosing a sub specialization in the field of social work? - 1 Reply

Which field has better job opportunity in the Field of Social Work? In the state of New York , Illinois, Florida , Texas and California? Please help

Akber in Des Plaines, Illinois

Job opportunities for international students in the field of Social work in US?

Hello All, I am currently studying at an MSW program and planned to get graduate in 2013 fall. Being an international student I am really worried...

CJSW in Freehold, New Jersey

How important is Grad School when it comes to employment?

I just graduated with my B.A. and I'm now interested in pursuing a degree a M.S.W. There are so many MSW programs out there that it seems impossible...

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